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Job opening: Tapestry Program Specialist

UAA Center for Human Development Tapestry program is recruiting a Tapestry Program Specialist. This position will assist and support Tapestry Workforce Credential Certificate participants in the classroom and at work experience placement sites to develop pre-employment readiness skills, research career interests, develop a career plan, and complete a work experience internship with community host “employers."

UAA announces new deans

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Recently University of Alaska Anchorage Provost Denise Runge announced the hiring of deans for the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Business and Public Policy and the College of Engineering.

CoEng Dean Kenrick Mock is excited to create new opportunities for students

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Kenrick Mock was named dean of the College of Engineering. He served as the college's interim dean starting in fall 2018 and as a computer science faculty member since 2000.

Fall semester brings renewed excitement for CBPP Dean John Nofsinger

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John Nofsinger was selected as dean of the UAA College of Business and Public Policy. He served as interim dean of CBPP starting in spring 2020 and has served as a professor of finance and the Seward Chair in international finance at UAA.

Register by Aug. 8 to make a difference as a Seawolf Mentor

Have there been moments in your life when you’ve leaned on someone for advice or assistance? Whether that person was a professor, friend, family member or coach, the importance of mentors is undeniable. Mentors help guide, direct and shape your present situation and afford you future opportunities for the better.

College of Arts and Sciences Dean McNulty is focusing on student success

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Jenny McNulty, UAA’s new College of Arts and Sciences dean is focusing her attention on student success.

The people’s storyteller

Patricio Espinoza

This year’s Atwood Chair of Journalism, Patricio Espinoza, has a simple goal: to inspire his students to drill down to the simplicity of people’s everyday lives and stories.

Moving at the speed of relationships

Multicultural Student Services director Sara Caldwell-Kan

Meet UAA’s new Multicultural Student Services director Sara Caldwell-Kan and learn how she aims to bridge the gap between student success and student wellness.

Accepting applications for Medical Receptionist: Student Position

The Student Health and Counseling Center is seeking applications from students who have had experience working in a medical setting for the available part-time receptionist position.

Celebration of Life for Chris Turletes

It is with great sadness that we share that Chris Turletes passed away on July 21 following a hard-fought battle with cancer. He retired in 2017 after 14 years with UAA, much of that time as the Associate Vice Chancellor for Facilities and Campus Services. Following his retirement, he was granted Staff Emeritus status.